Screen turns black when playing games and must restart the pc :/ it\'s so sad to Tags: CPUs Games Last response: March 26, 2012 7:49 PM in CPUs Share joeBH March 26, 2012 3:57:41 PM help please More about : screen turns black playing games restart sad IntelEnthusiast a c 188 à CPUs March 26, 2012 4:40:49 PM Start off checking the temps on your video card. I have had some strange things happen on the screen as the video card goes bad. You can use HWMoniter for this. Also make sure all the drivers are up to date. Christian Wood Intel Enthusiast Team DelroyMonjo a b à CPUs March 26, 2012 6:18:36 PM Yep, some games will just black-out on you if the video card can't handle it, especially when overclocking the video card. It's happened to me so I back off the o/c on my video card. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer the great randini March 26, 2012 7:49:50 PM yup second intel video card is over heating check the fan on it or add a case fan to blow right on it Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumYoutube crashes pc to black screen sometimes and must restart ForumWindows 8 black screen after restart ForumSad , Sad day for PC Gaming for me today (Went Shopping..) ForumComputer turns off while playing games ForumComputer freeze - and then black screen after restart ForumThe PC will restart if i play games ForumBlack screen and immediate restart ForumComputer restarts randomly when playing games ForumHelp! Screen randomly turns black ForumComputer turns off when playing games ForumFreezing computer makes me sad ForumPC TURNS OFF WHEN I PLAY GAMES ! PLEASE HELP! ForumAn Intresting Yet Sad Story. Any Ideas Please? ForumNo Video; Must Hard Restart ForumIs it a must to stress test a brand new gpu outta the box Forum"4870x2 user" Screen turns Black and Lines appear later on... ForumPentium G630 paired with GTX 650? ForumComputer turns on and off mutliple times before booting up ForumPC turns on, then off, then again on ForumPower supply shorting out when atx12v connected More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !